|[First Private Atom Power Plant Opens] - Universal-International Newsreel|
Vallecitos Atomic Electric Power Plant, the first licensed nuclear power plant, opens at Pleasanton, Calif. on November 25, 1957. Newsreel story.
Keywords: Newsreels; Atomic-nuclear: Energy; San Francisco Bay Area: Alameda County
Downloads: 7,096 (2 reviews)
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|Aluminum on the March (Part II) - Handy (Jam) Organization|
How aluminum contributes to everyday living and national defense: appliances, packaging, airplanes, etc. With great stop-motion animation and excellent imagery of aluminum-enabled Fifties America.
Keywords: Metals: Aluminum; Animation: Stop-motion; Design: Industrial
Downloads: 7,730 (3 reviews)
|Atom and Biological Science, The|
Describes some of the biological effects of high energy radiations on plants and animal cells. Explains how typical experiments are conducted and demonstrates some of the protective measures required to insure the safety of the experimenters. Points out some possible applications of nuclear radiation to problems of human health, emphasizing work in the study of cancer. Associate Producer: Warren P...
Keywords: need keyword
Downloads: 74,005 (4 reviews)
|Postwar Germany: 28 Months After V-E Day (Part I) - Weirton Steel Company|
Investigation of German industrial production capabilities after the devastation of World War II. With striking images of destroyed German cities and factories. Amateur film made by George T. Fonda, assistant to the president, Weirton Steel Company.
Keywords: World War II: Postwar issues; World War II: Germany; Germany
Downloads: 26,519 (5 reviews)
|Hangman - Les Goldman|
A cynical look at how humankind loves to feed others into the death machine, from a disturbing poem by Maurice Ogden, read by Herschel Bernardi. Shadows and shifting geometric planes lend a Chirico-like quality to Julian's animation. Great musical score by Serge Hovey. About the film, Steve Goldman writes: "Les Goldman was my father. Creating this film was one of the most important accomplishments of his life...
Keywords: animation; death; horror
Downloads: 16,380 (5 reviews)
|About Fallout (1963) - U.S. Department of Defense, Office of Civil Defense|
Optimistic vision of fallout and civil defense countermeasures.
Keywords: Atomic-nuclear: Civil defense
Downloads: 28,961 (8 reviews)
|Radiological Defense - U.S. Office of Civil Defense|
Nuclear fallout menaces Americans.
Keywords: Atomic-nuclear: Civil defense; Cold War
Downloads: 15,887 (7 reviews)
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|Communications Primer, A|
PA9049 Communications Primer, A 16 Eastmancolor print
Downloads: 61,051 (6 reviews)
|Inside Story of Modern Gasoline, The - Fairbanks (Jerry) Inc.|
Combination animation/live-action film showing how gasoline is refined and used. With striking images of gas stations, auto travel, and automobiles.
Keywords: Oil industry; Automobiles; Occupations: Petroleum industry
Downloads: 19,064 (7 reviews)